Definition of Criminalisation

1. Noun. Legislation that makes something illegal. "The criminalization of marijuana"




Definition of Criminalisation

1. Noun. (chiefly British) (alternative form of criminalization) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Criminalisation

criminal laws
criminal lawyer
criminal negligence
criminal negligences
criminal offence
criminal offences
criminal possession
criminal procedure
criminal procedures
criminal prosecution
criminal psychologist
criminal psychology
criminal record
criminal records
criminal suit
criminalisation (current term)
criminalise
criminalised
criminalises
criminalising
criminalism
criminalist
criminalistics
criminalists
criminalities
criminality
criminalization
criminalize
criminalized
criminalizes

Literary usage of Criminalisation

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Armenia by OECD Staff, Oecd (2005)
"criminalisation of Corruption Active and Passive Bribery Definition and Elements of the Offences In this area there were certain contradictions and ..."

2. Azerbaijan by OECD Staff, SourceOECD (Online service) (2005)
"criminalisation of Corruption Active and Passive Bribery Elements of offence and sanctions The most socially dangerous type of corruption in Azerbaijan is ..."

3. Ukraine by OECD Staff, SourceOECD (Online service) (2005)
"Ensure the criminalisation of bribery of foreign or international public officials, either through expanding the definition of an "official" or by ..."

4. The Kyrgyz Republic by OECD Staff, SourceOECD (Online service) (2005)
"Legislation and criminalisation of corruption General assessment and recommendations The Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic has a number of provisions ..."

5. Georgia by OECD Staff (2005)
"Legislation and criminalisation of Corruption General Assessment The Georgian Criminal Code includes the main criminal offences relating to corruption, ..."

6. Fighting Hard-core Cartels: Harm, Effective Sanctions and Leniency Programmes by Oecd (2002)
"1n many countries, sanctioning individuals requires criminalisation of the ... 1n this sense, criminalisation of cartel conduct for individuals makes ..."

7. More Than a Name: State-Sponsored Homophobia and Its Consequences in by Scott Long, A. Widney Brown, Gail Cooper (2003)
"The criminalisation of sex work affects sex workers' ability to practice safer sex. The continued criminalisation of sex work enables clients, police, ..."

8. Audit of HIV/AIDS Policiesby N. Zungu-Dirwayi, R Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health, W.K. Kellogg Foundation by N. Zungu-Dirwayi, R Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health, W.K. Kellogg Foundation (2004)
"Elliot provided a number of arguments as to why criminalisation of HIV/AIDS is ... In summary, criminalisation: • Reinforces HIV/AIDS-related stigma. ..."

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